If All Else Fails, Think Golf
He Just Wants to Spend Time With You
A 2010 poll showed that 80 per cent of Canadian fathers simply wanted “quality time with their families” for Father’s Day. A similar American poll also outlined the gifts fathers wanted absolutely no part in: ties, “World’s Best Dad” tees, mugs, dress shirts, and homemade crafts.
Not Everyone Wants to Make Dad Proud
Sir John A. Macdonald may have fathered Canada, but his relationship with his own son, Hugh John, wasn’t particularly rosy. Knowing that his father frowned upon military life and wanted him to pursue law, H.J. made sure to enlist in every skirmish and rebellion to strike the young Dominion.